The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


Urban Investigative Reporting

Course Details

This course will give students in the urban concentration the opportunity to do investigative reporting on behalf of local city and ethnic media looking for in-depth coverage of unsolved problems in their communities. Depending on the specific project(s) chosen by the class, students will learn freedom of information request techniques, analyze data, and conduct on-site interviews and research at courthouses, government agencies, businesses, and organizations.